PTA Global Certificate in Personal Training

$699.00 Purchase

IMPORTANT NOTICE : PTA Global is partnering with the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)! By joining forces, we can now provide you with even more opportunities to learn, grow and thrive.

As part of the transition, you must start and complete your use of any PTA Global product by April 5th, 2021.

If you have any questions and/or would like more information on the wide range of offers that are available, please call a PTA Global Team Member at 877-647-0690.


The first Personal Training Course in the industry to be done in collaboration with the world's most influential and progressive Health & Fitness educators

The PTA Global Certificate in Personal Training is specifically designed to prepare you for a career as a Fitness Professional by empowering you with the necessary tools and skills to be successful immediately. By learning to train the Human Being, not just the Human Body, you're assured to Gain, Train and Retain more clients.

By learning the scientifically and practically proven Systems, Sciences and Tools of PTA Global, you'll also be prepared to very quickly build a successful training business.

Course topics include

  • Exercise Sciences with industry experts like Paul Chek (Digestion), Chuck Wolf(Muscular System), Dr. John Berardi (Nutrition), and many more
  • Specific Business Development SkillsSales Techniques, and Marketing Strategies to build a clientele quickly and effectively
  • In-depth Behavior ChangeMotivational Interviewing, and Communication skill development techniques and tools.
  • Motivation System with ready-made Client Orientation Questionnaires built on the principles of Motivational Interviewing to enhance client motivation and build client-centered program design strategies
  • Movement System for creating and manipulating exercises in 3-dimensions inspired by industry expert, Gary Gray and the Gray Institute
  • Functional Anatomy using Thomas Myers' Anatomy Trains
  • Special Populations with industry experts like Dr. Christian Thompson – professor at U of San Francisco (Older Adult), Brian Grasso – founder of International Youth Conditioning Association – IYCA (Youth), Annette Lang (Pregnancy)
  • Metabolic Training using Energy System Development techniques
  • Programming System with the first ever Behavior-based Program Design Tool filled with hundreds of pre-made, client-centered, 12-week periodized programs to match a clients Goal, Style of training, and Level of ability.
  • The Practical Side of Being a Personal Trainer: Real world testimonies from some of the world’s most successful Fitness Professionals

You'll receive

  • Online access to all of the educational course content
  • Over 30 downloadable forms for quickly building your clientele
  • Unlimited access to hundreds of pre-made programs 
  • A downloadable manual (printed version available for purchase in the USA and Canada only) with over 550 pages of text, illustrations and exercise demonstrations which maps to the online course
  • A 70-page study guide with over 35 interactive learning activities including role-playing
  • Downloadable PDF "notes pages" of all the slides and room to write notes
  • Online access to the practice exam with unlimited attempts prior to taking the final exam
  • Three attempts at the online final exam
    • Exam has 100 multiple-choice questions with a 2-hour time limit
    • Passing score is 70%
    • Exam must be taken within 180 days or extensions must be purchased for up to one year from date of starting course.

 *Due to the nature of the delivered medium, all PTA Global courses are intellectual property. They are non-transferable and non-refundable.

For complete details regarding the PTA Global Certificate in Personal Training including the renewal process, review the Exam Candidate Handbook and our Frequently Asked Questions, which includes information on the Certificate Course.

Any individual wishing to take the Final Exam for the Certificate Course must be CPR/AED Certified.

 *The Certificate Course does NOT include the NCCA Accredited Final Exam.  If you plan to work in the USA and Canada, where the NCCA Accredited Certified Personal Trainer Course can be the minimum requirement, please register for the PTA Global Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) Course or the CPT Exam Only option.

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